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  • Mary Magdalene

    Mary Magdalene


    Mary Magdalene is to the story of Christ what Darker is to Fifty Shades of Grey - the story we know told from a different perspective. Compelled to follow Jesus, Mary is the first and only woman among his followers, and seemingly the most understanding. The boys think they are soldiers; Mary thinks they are preachers. She is the only one to witness his crucified state, and the first to witness the resurrection.

    History hasn't been kind to her (or…

  • Love, Simon

    Love, Simon


    First, Time magazine wondered aloud the kind of thing you wonder to yourself by asking if today's LGBTQ teens really need a film like Love, Simon. Then, days later, they reported on a 12 year old boy who died by suicide after he was teased at school for possibly being bisexual.

    Love, Simon isn't a big, important film on the surface. As a YA story, it's perfectly passable, often funny, and leaves you with a glowing heart. The cast are…

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  • A Silent Voice

    A Silent Voice


    Boy meets girl. Boy bullies girl. Boy matures and tries to set things right.

    I really hated Ishida. You're supposed to, obviously. He bullies Nishimiya for no reason other than her deafness. He would have bullied her regardless, just because she was new to the class. He is the ringleader and the enabler for his friends to bully her too.

    Cut to years later and something has changed. He's distanced himself from who he used to be. Ostracised by his…

  • Annihilation



    It's that feeling of seeing something you're not meant to, of doing something you're not supposed to.

    It's when the natural order of things has failed. In its stead there's a malignant replacement, a destructive growth, an exhausting mental imbalance.

    Ever have a specific fear you can't put into words? For me it's numbers stations and video game glitches. Add Annihilation to the list.

    This is one of the scariest films I've ever seen and it hasn't left me. By…